The Waves will be represented in singles by Lorraine Guillermo and in doubles by Christine Maddox and Matea Cutura.
Pepperdine concludes the 2015 season with an 18-7 record. Individually, Lorraine Guillermo, Matea Cutura and Christine Maddox will continue with the NCAA Singles & Doubles Championship.
Pepperdine moves on to the second round of the NCAA Tournament with today's win over Auburn.
Pepperdine enters the NCAA Tournament for the 28th year in a row this weekend.
Christine Maddox one of 12 to earn WCC All-Academic first-team honors.
Women's Tennis: 2014 WCC Tournament (Photos by Kyle Terada)
Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational - Sept. 13-15, 2013 - Photos by Wallace Craig
Women's Tennis def. Saint Mary's 4-0 to win the 2013 WCC Tournament. Photos by Kyle Terada
CAREER: Through three seasons is 52-38 in singles overall, including a 35-26 mark in duals … 51-37 in doubles overall, 36-26 in dual action … Represented the Waves at the 2014 NCAA Doubles Championship alongside Yuki Chiang and reached the second round … Member of the 2014 squad that won a program record 15 dual matches in a row.
PEPPERDINE 2014-15: Went 20-15 in singles as a junior, including a 13-8 mark in dual play … Went 7-5 from the No. 4 spot in the lineup and 6-3 at No. 5 … Produced a doubles record of 14-16 overall and 8-11 in dual action … Paired up with Danielle Feneridis for a 7-9 record, mostly at No. 3 … All-tournament selection in doubles after going 3-0 with Feneridis at the WCC Tournament … WCC Singles Player of the Week (2/18) … Ranked as high as #118 in the ITA singles poll … Defeated #45-ranked Madison Westby of USC 6-3, 6-3 (1/30) … Posted a 6-2 record in singles vs. WCC opponents … Defeated Paula de Man 7-5, 0-6, 6-1 to clinch the 4-2 win over Auburn in the first round of the NCAA Tournament (5/8) … Went 4-5 in singles in the fall and 6-4 in doubles … Teamed up with Lorraine Guillermo to beat #21-ranked Lexi Borr and Jessica Wacnik (Boston College) in the qualifying consolation draw at the Riviera/ITA All-American Championships … Also competed in the singles prequalifying draw at the All-American Championships …… Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete … Earned WCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll “bronze” honors.
PEPPERDINE 2013-14: All-WCC second team in doubles … Reached the second round of the NCAA Doubles Championship alongside Yuki Chiang … Entered the championship ranked #78 (by far the lowest in the 32-team field) and upset #30 Daneika Borthwick and Kerrie Cartwright of Florida State, 1-6, 6-4, 6-2 in the opening round … Fell to #5 Beatrice Capra and Hanna Mar of Duke in the second round … Went 22-10 in singles as a sophomore, including a 12-6 record in dual action … Posted an 11-5 record from the No. 4 spot in the lineup … Went 1-1 while playing at No. 3 … Posted a 3-5 record vs. ranked singles opponents … Ranked as high as #112 in singles … Opened dual season ranked #40 alongside Chiang … Posted a 24-12 doubles record, including 15-7 in dual matches … Went 17-8 overall with Chiang, including 11-5 in duals … Played mostly at No. 2, where the duo went 10-5 … Ranked #50 in final ITA doubles poll … Listed at #6 in the Southwest regional doubles rankings … Reached the doubles quarterfinal at the USTA/ITA Southwest Regional Championship with Chiang … Posted a 2-5 record vs. ranked doubles opponents … Defeated #114 Catherine Leduc of Saint Mary’s 7-5, 3-6, 6-0 to help lift the Waves to the WCC Tournament Championship title … WCC Singles Player of the Week (2/11) … WCC Doubles Team of the Week along with Chiang (2/11).
PEPPERDINE 2012-13: Joined the team in January … Went 10-13 overall in singles as a freshman, including 10-12 in dual play … Posted a 7-2 record against WCC foes … Played mostly at the No. 5 spot in the lineup and went 8-5 … Clinched the dual 4-2 vs. Santa Clara during the semifinals of the WCC Championship with a 6-4, 7-6 triumph over Delphine Rouvillois … Went 13-9 overall in doubles, including 13-8 in duals … Tallied a 13-6 record, all in duals, alongside Ale Granillo … Ended the season on a four-match win streak in doubles with Granillo … Played exclusively at the No. 2 spot in the doubles lineup … Also saw time with Megan Moore and Danielle Feneridis.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Genazzano FCJ College in 2012.
PERSONAL: Born in Melbourne, Australia … Resides in Hawthorn, located in the state of Victoria … Daughter of Lou and Sue Capannolo … Has two siblings, Matthew and Jordan … Chose Pepperdine “because of the great location and because of its accomplished tennis program.”
FAVORITES: Favorite pro tennis player is Richard Gasquet … Favorite TV Show is Modern Family … Favorite movie is Step Brothers … Favorite sport other than tennis is Australia football … Favorite food is hot chips (French fries).